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Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium to focus on leadership

July 25, 2017

The annual Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium will take place in San Diego from Aug. 10 to 13 with a restructured format, new content and more networking opportunities, meeting chair Lisa Nijm, MD, JD, told Healio.com/OSN.

With more than 300 attendees registered, it is one of the largest meetings dedicated to empowering women in the field of ophthalmology, and the WIO is the only national organization for women in ophthalmology.

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AMO acquisition puts focus on the patient, J&J chairman says

February 27, 2017
Johnson & Johnson completed the acquisition of Abbott Medical Optics in an all-cash $4.325 billion payment, according to a J&J press release issued today. The…

Patients with contact lens-related corneal infections report modifiable risk factors

August 18, 2016
Over the past decade, contact lens wearers with corneal infections reported modifiable risk factors such as overuse and poor contact lens hygiene, according to a review…
In the Journals

Study: Former contact lens wearers report high satisfaction with LASIK

August 5, 2016
Contact lens wearers who chose to have LASIK are more satisfied with their vision a year postoperatively and most satisfied after 2 to 3 years, according to a recent…
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Clinical Science

Quantitative and Qualitative Features of Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Provide Prognostic Indicators for Visual Acuity in Patients With Choroideremia

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, September 2017, Volume 48 Issue 9
To identify qualitative and quantitative features of spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) as…
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CME

Cataract and Refractive 360 – Fundamentals, Techniques, and Technology: Volume 2, Number 1

This activity is supported by educational grants from Abbott Medical Optics, Inc.; Alcon Laboratories, Inc.; and Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Successful cataract surgery involves a multifactorial process that relies on numerous interconnected assessment…
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American Society of Retina Specialists Meeting

American Society of Retina Specialists Meeting

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VIDEO: Study evaluates contact lens wearers and LASIK patients

January 24, 2014
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